FBLA SLC Business Tours Information

SLC Business Tours Information

Date and time of tours: Thursday, April 4, 2019, 9:00 – 10:30 A.M.

 

*Registration ‘first come, first served’. Transportation on your own – not provided from hotel.
Include tour preference and the following information in your registration email to karen.kloch@nebraska.gov:

  1. Tour name,
  2. Total count including chaperone and driver, if attending;
  3. Required tour-specific information, and
  4. Method/vehicle(s) for arrival, e.g. group or meet-up; bus, personal vehicles, van.

3/5/19  9 A.M.: First National Bank of Omaha –  FULL

3/5/19  9:06 A.M.: Renze –  FULL

3/5/19  9:42 A.M.: Image Arts Building Businesses –  FULL

3/5/19  12:06 P.M.: Union Pacific –  FULL

 

Image Arts Building Businesses – FULL – 3/5/19  9 A.M.

2626 Harney Street Suite D, Omaha

TOUR CAPACITY: 25   3/5/19  9:42 a.m. – FULL

NOTE: Visit includes 92 West, 316 Strategy Group, Luke Direct Marketing, Omaha Advertising,and Omaha Film Festival. After greetings, the group will be divided into smaller groups to learn from each business owner.

TOPICS/AREAS INCLUDE:

Branding, Marketing, Strategy, Design in Print and Web, Development, Social and Search Engine Optimization; How Each Firm Began, The Process and the Next Five Years; Educational Pursuits and Action Items for Students

DROP OFF: Front Door

MEET: Lobby

BUS PARKING: Along Harney Street

 

Omaha Public Power District

OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 S. 16th St., Omaha

TOUR CAPACITY: 60   3/5/19 12:34 p.m. – 7 remaining

TOPICS/AREAS INCLUDE: Accounting, Community Service, Information Technology, Marketing, Business Communication, Disruption, Emergency Planning. Hear from an OPPD executive; have a career or innovation presentation and select areas of interest and talk to OPPD professionals in a round table format with a 1:4 ratio.

DROP OFF: 444 S. 16th St. (across from Orpheum Theater)

MEET: OPPD Energy Plaza Location, Main Lobby BUS PARKING: None available. May want to park near CHI Health arena until end of tour

NOTE: Security Clearance: A list of chapters and attendees is required security reasons. Please provide this information upon registering for this tour.

 

Werner Enterprises

14507 Frontier Road, Omaha

TOUR CAPACITY: Two groups of 75 (150)  3/22/19 9:30 a.m. – 12 remaining

TOPICS/AREAS INCLUDE: State-of-the-art driver training center, global headquarters, tractor shop, Conestoga building.

DROP OFF: West guard gate from 146th Street. Guard will direct to location.

BUS PARKING: Guard will direct

 

Renze Display – FULL – 3/5/19  9:06 A.M.

6847 N 16th St., Omaha

TOUR CAPACITY: 20  3/5/19  9:06 a.m. – FULL

TOPICS/AREAS INCLUDE: 3-D Animation, Computer Applications, Digital Video Production, Graphic Design, Marketing, Advertising, Tradeshows, etc.

DROP OFF: Front door

MEET: Front door

VAN PARKING: In front lot BUS PARKING: Along street

 

First National Bank of Omaha – FULL – 3/5/19  9 A.M.

1601 Dodge St. (Tower Bldg), Omaha, NE

TOUR CAPACITY: 65    3/5/19  9:00 a.m. – FULL

TOPICS/AREAS INCLUDE: Banking and Financial Systems, Business Communication, Business Financial Plan, Cyber Security, E-business, Personal Finance, Mobile Application Development, Management Information Systems.

MEET: FNB Tower building – main entrance on 16th Street, revolving doors, security desk

DROP OFF: Park at 16th Street cut-out.

BUS PARKING: None available, may want to park near CHI Health arena until end of tour

NOTE: Security Clearance: A list of attending students, advisers and chaperones will be provided to the bank’s corporate security team at the tower by Nebraska FBLA for security purposes. Only those listed will be granted a security clearance.

 

Union Pacific Railroad  – FULL – 3/5/19  12:06 P.M.

1400 Douglas Street, Omaha

TOUR CAPACITY: 80  3/5/19  12:06 p.m. – FULL

TOPICS/AREAS INCLUDE: Presentation around Union Pacific as a company, the careers available and a tour of our headquarters building.

DROP OFF: At front Door

MEET: Second floor by security desk. Photo ID (school ID, drivers license or state ID) required for check in

BUS PARKING: Bus may drop off on on the east side of the building, 14th street by the metered parking.

NOTE: Security Clearance: An advanced list of tour attendees is required by the security office. The participating chapters’ SLC registration list of names will be confirmed with registering adviser before sending to UP. Please include name of driver, if attending tour.